Scholarship America Dream Award

Scholarship America is proud to announce Scholarship America Dream Award. Any candidate who have received a high school diploma or any equivalent degree from U.S. school considered being eligible. Scholarship America’s Dream Award is a renewable scholarship fund targeted toward completion. The scholarship awards are between $5,000 and $15,000 annually.

Scholarship America is a Minnesota-based American philanthropic organization. Mission of Scholarship America’s is to mobilize America, through scholarships and educational support, to make postsecondary success possible for all students.


Eligibility criteria of the given scholarship are described below:

  • Be at least 17 years of age.
  • Be U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents (holders of a Permanent Resident Card), or individuals granted deferred action status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program (DACA).
  • Have received a high school diploma or the equivalent from a U.S. school by September 2016.
  • Have completed or expect to successfully complete a minimum of one full year of postsecondary education by June 2017.
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at the sophomore year level or higher at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school in the United States for the entire 2017-18 academic year.
  • Be studying to obtain an associate’s or first bachelor’s degree.
  • Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).
  • Demonstrate financial need.

How to Apply:

Applicants are requested to register themselves through the given link below before applying.

Award Amount:

  • The Dream Award Scholarship awards are between $5,000 and $15,000 annually, growing by $1,000 each year until graduation.
  • Dream Award scholarships for 2016-17 included general scholarships, STEM scholarships and scholarships for Chinese-American students.
  • Financial need will be considered in determining award amounts.

Application Deadline:


Link for more information:

Contact Information:

If you have questions regarding the given scholarship email at or by phone at 507-931-1682

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